|War Dept Film Bulletin 189: Clothing, Equipment, and Ration Problems in the Tropics - United States. War Department|
Footage of U. S. Army Quartermaster Corps Trials of Clothing and Equipment for the Tropics, Camp Indian Bay, Florida, June - September, 1944.National Archives description: "Various Quartermaster items are tested near Indian Bay, Florida. Reel 1, troops to be used in the tests are given physical examinations. Men, supplies, and equipment are assembled at the test area. An amphibious landing is staged to determine the effect of salt water on clothing and metal...
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